My home environment allows for exploration, the tamariki learning holistically through play, allows for the development and maintenance of tuakana/teina relationships, basic te reo Maori to be used through waiata, karakia, and mihimihi, and the encouragement of families and whanau to participate fully in their child’s homecare life.
Jodi offers over 30 years of ECE experience, particularly in home based care. Being a mother of two teenage boys, Jodi has many wonderful tried and tested ideas and understands the importance of being in small ratios.
I believe that the quality of interaction in childcare makes a huge difference in a child’s life. I like to help children learn and grow as well as being a good support for the parents.
All children in my care are loved and nurtured.
Trish has been involved in Home Based Care for over 12 years. Being the mother of two adult daughters, Trish has many years experience and offers as well as understands the importance of learning from home.
Sandy has been a Home Based Educator for almost 20 years and has grown children of her own, as well as grandchildren.
Rosalind is the mother of three teenage children and originates from Iceland and has been in New Zealand for the last year and a half. She has a background in teaching of all ages in his many years involved in Early Childhood Education.
Louisa is located in Rotorua. She is a mother of four adult children and has young grandchildren.
Kay is a qualified and registered ECE teacher and has over 30 years experience in a variety of Early Childhood settings. Kay is the mother of three grown children and ‘Granni Kay’ to two young grandsons.